Women’s Service Coordinator - Female Only*

  • Part time
  • £25,364 – £28,077 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 10th May 2021


  • Advertised from 28th April 2021
  • 22 hours per week. Maternity Cover – 16 June 2021 – 16 January 2022 with possibility of extension
  • Sacro Group Personal Pension Scheme. 31 days annual leave, plus 6 fixed public holidays, per annum, pro-rata
  • ADIWSC2804

Role

Sacro’s mission is to promote safe and cohesive communities by reducing conflict and offending.

We are looking for candidates who have experience of leading multicultural teams to provide an excellent level of service to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) women affected by domestic abuse and Honour Based Violence (HBV). You must have experience of working with vulnerable people from diverse backgrounds as well as an excellent understanding of the effects and issues facing BAME women affected by domestic abuse and HBV. You will need to be an effective communicator in English and one additional BAME language, highly organised and have effective team management skills.

You will be qualified to Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling/Psychotherapy with 2 years’ post-qualifying experience, and have a good knowledge of trauma counselling, health inequalities and assessing risk for domestic abuse and HBV. You will work closely with other partners and agencies and be expected to ensure the continued development of good partnership working.

Membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) scheme is a requirement this post, and the successful candidate must also have their own indemnity insurance.

We particularly welcome applicants from BAME and LGBT communities for this post. Funded by the City of Edinburgh Council.

* For the purposes of the Equality Act 2010 it is an occupational requirement that this post is filled by a female.

Application notes

If you would like an informal chat about the requirements of the post, please contact Angela Voulgari by email at AVoulgari@sacro.org.uk or by phone on 0131 624 7266.

For an Application Pack and to apply online please visit sacro.org.uk

Closing Date: 12pm, Monday 10 May 2021

Interview Date: Tuesday 18 May 2021